BONITA

Two-berth weekend cruiser designed in 1931 for cruising the western Solent. Oregon pitch pine planking on English oak and elm frames. Mahogany brightwork in cockpit and interior. Deck planks of mahogany and elm.

Design Specs

LOA:
23′ 
3″
Beam:
6′ 
10″
LWL:
19′ 
6″
Draft:
3′ 
8″
Design or Class: 
Lymington L class
Former Name: 
WAVECREST II
BONITA
Home Port: 
Rye, UK
Designer: 
Laurent Giles
Boat Type: 
Sail
Rig: 
Sloop
Gross Displacement: 
2.75 tons
Sail Number: 
L6
Sail Area: 
380
Number of Engines: 
1
Engine Model: 
Yanmar
Total Engine Horsepower: 
10
Fuel Type: 
Diesel
Builder Name: 
Elkins Boatyard
Location Built: 
Christchurch, England
Year Built: 
1935
Hull or Design No.: 
Design No. 8
Documentation or State Reg. No.: 
n/a
Owner Name: 
Russell Thomas
Owner Country: 
England
Posted on:
Thu, 10/12/2017 - 6:05am
Last modified on:
Thu, 10/12/2017 - 11:39am